Desha County Vital Records

Search Desha County AR vital records such as births, death, marriages, and divorces.


Desha County Clerk Office

Clerks file important documents and preserve vital records for their municipality. The Clerk’s office is a valuable source for vital records, which are available to the public. The office maintains certificates, death certificate, and marriage records, in addition to divorce decrees. Many Clerk’s Offices have vital records dating back to the 1800s, making them an excellent source for genealogical research. Most Clerk’s Offices provide online ordering forms to request vital records.

Desha County Clerk McGehee AR 604 Robert S Moore Avenue 71654 870-877-2323

McGehee City Clerk McGehee AR 901 Holly Street 71654 870-222-3160


Desha County Marriage License Office

Marriage License Offices provide marriage licenses to couples who plan to marry in the office’s jurisdiction. They are typically a division of the local county clerk or the health department. Marriage License Offices also maintain copies of marriage licenses they have issued, which are available to the public. In many locations, Marriage License Offices provide online search tools to locate marriage licenses. To access older marriage licenses, you may need to apply in person or by mail.

Desha County Marriage License McGehee AR 604 Robert S Moore Avenue 71654 870-877-2323


Desha County Coroner & Medical Examiner

Coroners and Medical Examiners investigate deaths within their jurisdiction and perform autopsies and other postmortem examinations. Many vital records are available from a Coroner or Medical Examiner, including autopsy reports, investigator reports, toxicology reports, and in some cases, X-rays or photographs. An autopsy report will include the cause and manner of death. Many coroners and medical examiners provide online access to their reports. In other cases, you can obtain records by contacting the Coroners or Medical Examiner’s Office directly.

Desha County Medical Examiner & Coroner Dumas AR 312 South Adcock Street 71639 870-377-1250


Desha County Town & City Hall

The Town Hall or City Hall is the chief administrative office that runs the town or city. Town and City Halls often maintain records related to their municipality, including vital records. You can find birth certificates, death certificates, marriage licenses, and divorce decrees at the Town Hall or City Hall. In some locations, these vital records are available online or by filling out an online request form.

Arkansas City City Hall Arkansas AR 606 Sprague Street 71630 870-877-2306

Tillar City Hall Tillar AR 848 U.s. 65 71670 870-392-2610

Watson City Hall Watson AR 500 Clayton Street 71674 870-644-3366